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Arthur's Pike & Loadpot Hill from Martindale
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Photo from the walk - Arthur's Pike & Loadpot Hill from Martindale

Nat Park - Lake District - Lake District Far Eastern Fells

County/Area - Cumbria

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 9.0 miles / 14.6 km

Ascent - 2080 feet / 630 metres

Time - 6 hours 40 minutes

Grade - moderate

This Lake District walk starts from Martindale and visits Arthur's Pike and Loadpot Hill. The route explores the far eastern fells of the Lake District, which although less rugged still offer some excellent walking. The views to the east include Helvellyn and Ullswater. Wainwrights included in this walk are - Arthur's Pike, Loadpot Hill. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description). A route profile is also provided.


 

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Hallin Fell from Martindale Church, Sandwick
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Length - 2.0 miles / 3.3 km
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Grade - moderate
Length - 9.0 miles / 14.6 km
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Grade - mod/hard
Length - 11.0 miles / 17.9 km

Other walks nearby

Walk 2039
2.7 miles / 4.4 km away
A circuit of Gowbarrow Fell, Ullswater
Grade - moderate
Length - 3.5 miles / 5.7 km
Walk 1230
3.2 miles / 5.1 km away
Birks & Arnison Crag from Patterdale
Grade - moderate
Length - 5.5 miles / 8.9 km
Walk 1520
3.2 miles / 5.1 km away
Helvellyn & Fairfield Horseshoe from Patterdale
Grade - very hard
Length - 13.0 miles / 21.1 km
Walk 2047
3.2 miles / 5.1 km away
Place Fell from Patterdale
Grade - moderate
Length - 7.5 miles / 12.2 km
Walk 2425
3.2 miles / 5.1 km away
Circuit of Boredale from Patterdale
Grade - mod/hard
Length - 11.5 miles / 18.7 km
Walk 1156
3.4 miles / 5.4 km away
Helvellyn via Striding and Swirral Edges
Grade - hard
Length - 9.5 miles / 15.4 km
Walk 1235
3.4 miles / 5.4 km away
Red Tarn & Grisedale from Glenridding
Grade - moderate
Length - 7.0 miles / 11.4 km
Walk 1710
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St. Sunday Crag & Helvellyn from Glenridding
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Length - 11.5 miles / 18.7 km
Walk 3232
3.4 miles / 5.4 km away
Glenridding Dodd & Sheffield Pike from Glenridding
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 4.5 miles / 7.3 km
Walk 2327
3.4 miles / 5.4 km away
Red Tarn & Birkhouse Moor from Glenridding
Grade - moderate
Length - 6.0 miles / 9.8 km

Note : The distances quoted to other walks in the vicinity are measured in a straight line. The distance by road may be further.

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Short Walks in Lakeland Book 2: North Lakeland

Short Walks in Lakeland Book 2: North LakelandThis guidebook contains 57 short half to full-day walks in the northern Lake District. Walking areas include Borrowdale, Newlands, Bassenthwaite, Thirlmere, Ullswater, Haweswater and the area north of Keswick up to Caldbeck. Part of a three-volume series, and predominantly focusing on low-level walks between 2 to 9 miles, and graded for difficulty.
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